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Old 08-01-2010, 03:03 AM
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1541 steel or a 4340 chromemoly? building a rear end with a 31 spline 03 cobra diff...
just want some details about what axles to purchase......
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Old 08-01-2010, 03:27 AM
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moly is going to be stronger id go with that no doubt
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Both metals will hold up well but,the 4340 Chrome Moly will be stronger.
I'm running 1541 steel axles on my mustang and I never bent them or
snapped them and they hold up just fine.
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I run 1541H steel. Very strong, just heavy.... the Chromemoly should be a lighter piece.
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thanks guys for the info
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